Top 10 Ways To Recycle and Reuse Bathtubs

Top 10 Ways To Recycle and Reuse Bathtubs
Top 10 Ways To Recycle and Reuse Bathtubs

With everyone changing to showers these days, there are loads of great bathtubs being thrown away. But don’t throw them into the skip just yet, why not consider doing one of these amazing things with it…

 


Top 10 Ways To Recycle and Reuse Bathtubs


 

Bathtub Used To Make a Rocking Chair
Bathtub Used To Make a Rocking Chair

10 – Rocking Chair
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Why not gently rock yourself to sleep while you dream of getting a new sunken bathtub.

Top 10 Ways To Recycle and Reuse Bathtubs
Bathtub Used To Make a Drinks Cooler

9 – Drinks Cooler
www.blisstree.com/2013/04/11/sex-relationships/upcycle-old-tubs

Planning on having several BBQ’s this summer? Use that old bathtub as a super-sized drinks cooler!

Top 10 Ways To Recycle and Reuse Bathtubs
Bathtub Used To Make an Outdoor Oven

8 – Outdoor Oven
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Simply cut the tub in half, stick on top of each other and add a few more parts Than you have a ready made outdoor oven that is perfect for clay cooking or maybe a pizza oven!

Top 10 Ways To Recycle and Reuse Bathtubs
Bathtub Used To Make a Toboggan

7 – Toboggan
sugarmtnfarm.com/2007/12/03/vermont-tub-racing-cottage-update

It might need a lot of snow to work, but there is very little work involved in making it the perfect downhill snow fun-mobile.

Top 10 Ways To Recycle and Reuse Bathtubs
Bathtub Used To Make a GoKart

6 – GoKart
www.incrediblediary.com/bathtubs-put-to-various-uses.html

OK, so some serious mechanical and DIY skills will be needed to make one of these, but it would be well worth the effort!

Top 10 Ways To Recycle and Reuse Bathtubs
Bathtub Used To Make a Scheslong

5 – Scheslong
www.hometalk.com/1225143/rusty-dirty-clawfoot-tub-to-beautiful-french-settee

Go all French with this fantastic DIY made Scheslong. Good for hallways and lazy Sundays.

Top 10 Ways To Recycle and Reuse Bathtubs
Bathtub Used To Make a Pond

4 – Pond
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While it won’t make the biggest of ponds, it is still a ready made pond lining with a removable plug for emptying.

Top 10 Ways To Recycle and Reuse Bathtubs
Bathtub Used To Make a Bench

3 – Bench
www.architectureartdesigns.com/13-diy-repurposed-bathtubs

Good for the garden, or just placed on the patio. Everyone loves to have somewhere to sit while outside.

Top 10 Ways To Recycle and Reuse Bathtubs
Bathtub Used To Make a Planter

2 – Planter
www.architectureartdesigns.com/13-diy-repurposed-bathtubs

You can use just about any sort of bathtub to make a planter, and in the right situation (and the right plants) they can look amazing!

Bathtub Used To Make a Sofa
Bathtub Used To Make a Sofa

1 – Sofa
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This is one of those ideas that sounds and indeed looks a little crazy, but yet somehow it works! Some people are so creative it hurts my brain just to try and come up with ideas that are better than theirs.